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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.