"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.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.