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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.