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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.