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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.