"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.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.