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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.