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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.