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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.