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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home