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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.