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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.