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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.