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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.