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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home