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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.