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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.