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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly