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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )