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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake