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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.