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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.