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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.