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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.