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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.