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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.

Idioms:

  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.