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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.