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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.