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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )