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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg