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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.