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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.