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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel