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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.