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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.