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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.