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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.