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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.