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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )