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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.