"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.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )