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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.