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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.