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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.