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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.