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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.