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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.