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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.