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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.