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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.