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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.