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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.