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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.