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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.