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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.