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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.