"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
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.