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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.