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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.