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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.