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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.