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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.