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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.