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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.

Idioms:

  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.