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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )