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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up