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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.