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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.