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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.