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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.