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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.

Idioms:

  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.