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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.