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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.