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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.