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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.