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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.