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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?

Idioms:

  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.