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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.