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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.