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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel