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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.