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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.