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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.