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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.