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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.