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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.