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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )