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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )