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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.