"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.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.