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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.