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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.