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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.