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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.