"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).
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.