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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.