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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.