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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.