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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.

Idioms:

  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.