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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )