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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.