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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.

Idioms:

  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.