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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.