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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.