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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.