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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.