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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means