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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )