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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.