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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.