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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.