"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.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.