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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.

Idioms:

  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.