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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.