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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )