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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?

Idioms:

  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.