"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.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.