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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.