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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide