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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.