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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.