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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.