"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.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.