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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.