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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.