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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.