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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.