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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )