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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.