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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.