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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.