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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.