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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.