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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.