"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.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.