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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.