"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.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.