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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.