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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )