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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.