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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.