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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.