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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.