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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.