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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.