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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist