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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.