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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.