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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.