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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.