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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel