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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.