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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.