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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.