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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.