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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.