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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.