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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide