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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.