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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.