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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.