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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.