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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.