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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.

Idioms:

  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.