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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.