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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.