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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.