"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.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.