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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )