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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.