"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.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.