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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.

Idioms:

  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.