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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.