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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.