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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.