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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.