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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.