"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.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )