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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.