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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.