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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.