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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • 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 heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.