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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )