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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.