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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )