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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.