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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.