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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.