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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.