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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.