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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.