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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.