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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.