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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )