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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.