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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.