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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.