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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.