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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.