"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.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )