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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.