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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.