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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.