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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.