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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.