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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.