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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )