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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )