"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.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story