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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.