"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.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )