"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.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.