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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.