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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.