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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.