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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.