"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.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.