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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family