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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.