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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.