"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.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.