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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.