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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.