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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.