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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.