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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )