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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.