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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.