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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )