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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.