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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.