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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.