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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.