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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.