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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.