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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.