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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.

Idioms:

  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.