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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.