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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.