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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.