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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home