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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.