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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.