"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.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )