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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.