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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.