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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )