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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg