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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.