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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )