"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.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.