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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.