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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.