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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )