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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.