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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.