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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.