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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.

Idioms:

  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )