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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.