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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.