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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.