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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush