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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )