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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.