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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.