"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.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.