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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.