"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).
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.