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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.

Idioms:

  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.