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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.