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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.