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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.