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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.