"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.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.