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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.