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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.