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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.