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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.