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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.