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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.