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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel