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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.