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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.