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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.