"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.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.