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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.