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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.