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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.