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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.