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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.