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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.