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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • 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.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.