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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home