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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.