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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.