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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.