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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.