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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.