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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.