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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.