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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.

Idioms:

  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.