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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.