"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.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )