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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.