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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.