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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.