"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.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )