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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.