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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.