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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.

Idioms:

  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.