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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.