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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.