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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.