"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.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.