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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.