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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.