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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.