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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.