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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.