"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.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.

Idioms:

  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.