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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )