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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.