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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.