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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.