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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story