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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.