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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.