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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.