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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.