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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.