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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.