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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )