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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.