"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).
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.