"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
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.