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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home