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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.