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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather