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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.

Idioms:

  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.