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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.