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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )