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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • 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.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.