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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )