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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )