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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.