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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.