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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.