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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.