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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.