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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.