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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.