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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.