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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.