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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.