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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.