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

Never leave that till to-morrow which you can do to-day. - Benjamin Franklin
A friend is a gift you give yourself. - Robert Louis Stevenson
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.