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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.

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.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.