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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.