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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.