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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.