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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.