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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.