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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.