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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.