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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.