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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.