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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.