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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist