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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.