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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.