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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?