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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.