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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.