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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.