"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.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )