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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.