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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.