"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.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.