"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.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.