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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.