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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story