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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.