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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.