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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.