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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.