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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.