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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.