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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.