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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.