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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.