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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.