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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.