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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.