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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.

Idioms:

  • 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.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.