"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.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.