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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.