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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.