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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.