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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.