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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.