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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • 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.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.