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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.