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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.