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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )