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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.