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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.