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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush