"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.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.