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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.