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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.