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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.