"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.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.