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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.