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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.