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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.