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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.