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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.