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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.