"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.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.