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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.