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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.