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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.