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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.