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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake