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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )