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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.