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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.