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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.