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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.