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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.