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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.