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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.