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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.