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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )