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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.