"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.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.