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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.