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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.