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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • 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.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )