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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.