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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family