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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.