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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.