"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.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.