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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.