"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.