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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )