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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.