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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.