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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.