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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.