"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.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.