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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.