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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.