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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home