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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.