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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.