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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.