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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.