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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.