"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.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.