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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.