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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.