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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.