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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.