"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.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family