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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.