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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.