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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • 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.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.