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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.