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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )