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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.