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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.