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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly