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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.