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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.