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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.