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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.