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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist