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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.