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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.