"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.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up