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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.

Idioms:

  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • 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.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.