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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.