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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )