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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.