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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.

Idioms:

  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.