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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.