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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.

Idioms:

  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.