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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.