"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.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )