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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.