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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • 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.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )