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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.