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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.