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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.