"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.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.

Idioms:

  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.