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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.