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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.