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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.