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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.