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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.