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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.