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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.

Idioms:

  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )