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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.