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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.