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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.