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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )