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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.