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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.