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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.