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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.